Ardhi University

Ardhi University Ranking

country rank: 8
world rank: 7895

University Overview

Ardhi University ranking, established in 2007, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the Dar es Salaam city (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Ardhi University ranking (ARU) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational Tanzanian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Tanzania Commission for Universities. Ardhi University Tanzania provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Tanzanian higher education school, which is 13 years old, has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 50-60%, this Tanzanian higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Ardhi University Tanzania also offers a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Ardhi University Ranking

University Identity

Name Ardhi University
Acronym ARU
Founded 2007
Motto Elimu, Utafiti na Ushauri kwa Maendeleo ya Taifa Teaching, Research and Public Service for National Development
Colours Green and brown

University Location

Address PO Box 35176, Observation Hill, University Road Dar es Salaam Dar es Salaam Tanzania
Tel +255 (22) 277 1274
Fax +255 (22) 277 5391

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office University Road, Observation Hill, A-Block, Academic Affairs Office, Rooms 302 and 401 Dar es Salaam (22) 277 5447

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of African Universities (AAU) Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA) Southern African Regional Universities Association (SARUA)

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